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Latest posts by Lyn

Wildlife garden weeds.

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 21:52

I used to cut grass in a churchyard, I strimmed that hogweed, not knowing what would happen, My legs were covered in sore spots very itchy. Should have known better and worn over trousers and wellies.

when to sow seeds

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 21:45

I am not sure you will get the pansy growing, they dont like heat but the others are ok, if you're quick.

Scotch bonnets help

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 18:47

They are hothouse plants, grows in the Maldives and carabean, i wouldnt think they would like to be outside in our freezing night time temperatures

when do i take root cuttings of Japanese anemones?

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 09:35
Verdun wrote (

Do it now.  

Would you pot it up or put it straight into the garden, mine is about a foot tall now?

Plant Identification

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 09:31

Especially if a seed drops off a plant into your pocket when visiting a garden

Belfast Sink Ideas

Posted: 17/04/2014 at 09:27

I have a granite trough, dug out from the farm donkeys years ago, you have given me the inspiration to dig it out again and plant it.


If i am honest, i do prefer the rougher look than white. But each to his own.

Best butterfly plants

Posted: 16/04/2014 at 23:58
Justin Doherty2 wrote (see)

I've planted sedum, liatris, lupins and butterfly weed now as well as the buddleia

What is butterfly weed please.

Plant Identification

Posted: 16/04/2014 at 23:46

So clever Nut, i had that dreaded bears breeches at a previous house, I couldnt get rid of it, it seeded everywhere.

Saxifrage Problem

Posted: 16/04/2014 at 19:28

Ours does that, we just ignore it and it covers up again, just give it a little rake with your fingers. Is it like this, this has been here forever. Goes brown then comes back, no probs.


Sunflower or weed!?

Posted: 16/04/2014 at 19:10

Agree, definitely not sunflowers


Discussions started by Lyn

Royal Cornwall show and WW1.

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would anyone know what this is please.

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would anyone know what this is please.

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This is what happens when.....

Tomato plants 
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pepper plants

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extra nitrogen

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planting on verge.

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unwins catalogue

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Advent prizes

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Last Post: 26/12/2012 at 14:09

ground for runner beans

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Last Post: 09/12/2012 at 19:15

My best buy of the year

Lobelia Richardii 
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Any one know what this is?

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